Landowners genuinely working hard to reduce rabbit numbers
are unlikely to face enforcement action if they do not manage
to get numbers down to required limits by 2012, the Otago
Regional Council says.
If a proposal to change the Otago Regional Council's flood
protection bylaw to restrict development on the lower Taieri
is to be effective, it will need to be aggressive and get in
at the planning stage, Cr Stephen Woodhead says.